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Want to understand growth & planning work in Idaho? Citizens’ academy aims to help

Local nonprofit Idaho Smart Growth is working with the University of Idaho’s Bioregional Planning Program to host the Citizens Planning Academy.  This is the fourth...

Discovery Center opens Titanic artifact exhibition

The Discovery Center of Idaho is rolling out Titanic: The Artifact Exhibition. Starting Monday, February 15th, the center will display over 120 real artifacts...

Boise State University internship program receives donation to continue through 2021

Bronco Corps is a program at Boise State in the College of Business and Economics that bring interns to nonprofits and Idaho small businesses....

CWI announces rebrand, complete rollout expected by Fall 2021

Last year BoiseDev told you about College of Western Idaho’s plan to rebrand. Now, CWI officially announced an updated logo, color scheme and mascot...

‘Time for Statue Left part 2:’ Emails show Harsin pushed to leave Mtn. West; BSU engaged with conferences

BOISEDEV & IDAHO PRESS EXCLUSIVE Boise State football coach Bryan Harsin recently urged university leadership to pursue leaving the Mountain West Conference, and the school...

‘Reallocation:’ Boise State asks for input on future of University Drive

It's the key route through the Boise State University campus - linking Capitol Blvd. and Broadway Ave.: University Drive. The future of the...

CWI incumbents lose seats, board makeup shifts

Two College of Western Idaho trustees, including one of the community college's founding board members, lost their reelection bids Tuesday. C.A. “Skip” Smyser lost his...

BSU launches clean water project on Boise River

Boise State is working to build a new water conservation project along the Boise River. A new river side channel will be built at the...

‘Huge’: Treasure Valley students buoyed by CARES Act grants in 2020

A couple hundred dollars likely made the difference between Skye Hester jump-starting a higher paid career or staying a waitress at IHOP.  Hester, 21, started...

Richert: Athletics & enrollment push Boise State toward financial reckoning

NEWS ANALYSIS Boise State University’s $240 million annual budget really comes down to two big variables. Students in classrooms. And fans in grandstands. If you’re not a professional...

‘Feedback loop:’ Boise State’s Tromp, Jones to teach 2-way course on leading in the time of COVID

A new course at Boise State will feature school president Dr. Marlene Tromp. The course - Leading & Learning During Uncertain Times - brings Tromp...

High school students created ‘Ribbon of Jewels’ park tour to honor legacy of Boise women

Students from OneStone didn't let the pandemic stop them from celebrating their annual Empow Summit. OneStone is a student-led and-directed nonprofit that creates learning and...

Boise Schools unblocks Twitter users after records request, complaint

The Boise School District blocked more than 30 accounts on Twitter, an apparent violation of First Amendment rights. Earlier this week, Twitter user...

UPDATED: Boise State will cut baseball, swimming/diving. Plan for ballpark canceled

Boise State University announced on Thursday it will discontinue its baseball and swim and dive programs. “This is one of the hardest decisions athletic departments...

BSU, UI, ISU & ICOM: With fall semester looming, here are schools’ reopening plans

 By Lynsey Amundson / Idaho News 6 With the fall semester approaching for college students, here is Idaho colleges and universities plans for bringing students...

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